|aFearless wives and frightened shrews :|bthe construction of the witch in early modern Germany /|cSigrid Brauner ; edited with an introduction by Robert H. Brown ; foreword by Sara Lennox.
|aAmherst :|bUniversity of Massachusetts Press,|cc1995.
|axvi, 164 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aRevision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of California, Berkeley.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 143-161) and index.
|tThe modern witch: concept, history, context --|tThe Malleus maleficarum: witches as wanton women --|tMartin Luther: witches and fearless wives --|tPaul Rebhun: witches and bad wives --|tHans Sachs: the witch lurking within --|tBurning the witch to tame the shrew --|tAppendix: sixteenth-century terms for witches.